Kate Bessey

Kate Bessey
Program: PhD Applied Theatre
Credentials

BA Liberal Arts, Sarah Lawrence College; MA Applied Theatre, University of Victoria

Kate Bessey has worked in Drama in Education and Independent Theatre for over a decade in contexts as varied as rural Washington State, New York City, and Córdoba, Argentina. Her research will construct an ethnography of community and independent theatre practices in Argentina as models for Applied Theatre. She seeks to combine her background in educational and community theatre with her passion for international exchange in order to discover and foster cross-cultural collaborations and relationships.